NEWSPAPERS AT THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES OF TRINIDAD & TOBAGO

 

 

19th CENTURY

TRINIDAD NEWSPAPERS

 

Trinidad Gazette

 

Port-of-Spain Gazette

 

 

 

 

Trinidad Standard &

West India Journal

 

Trinidadian

 

Trinidad Spectator

 

San Fernando Gazette

 

Note:

 

Trinidad Free Press

 

The Herald

 

Palladium

 

Trinidad Examiner

 

Trinidad Reporter

 

Chronicle

 

Trinidad Sentinel

 

Trinidad Press

(& Advocate of the People)

 

Trinidad Colonist

 

Star of the West

 

Trinidad Chronicle

 

 

Trinidad Review

 

The Echo

 

New Era

 

The Telegraph

 

Trinidad News

 

Trinidad Recorder

 

Fair Play

 

New Era

 

Trinidad Review

 

Public Opinion

 

El Venezolano

 

Daily Bulletin of

Port-of-Spain Gazette

 

The Truth

 

Daily Budget

 

Trinidad Times

 

Daily News

 

Catholic News

 

La Patria

 

Diari del Comercio

 

The Herald

 

The Herald &

Venezuelan News

 

The Observer

 

Weekly News

 

The Commercial Review

 

Creole Bitters

 

Pabellon Venezolano

 

Reform

 

El Pabellon

 

The Express

 

Venezuela News

 

The Kohi-Noor

 

Mascot

 

The Mirror

 

El Boletin Commercial

 

Trinidad Weekly Courier

 

Spark (Mercantile Diary)

 

La Costa Firme

 

Observadore Venezolano

 

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20th CENTURY

TRINIDAD NEWSPAPERS

 

The Catholic News

 

Trinidad Chronicle

 

The Sunday &

Sporting Chronicle

 

Evening News

 

The People

 

Port-of-Spain Gazette

 

Trinidad Guardian

 

 

TOBAGO NEWSPAPERS

 

Tobago News

 

Tobago Times (Weekly)

 

Tobagonian (monthly periodical)

 

Tobago Herald

 

Tobago News

 

 

 

 

1821 ( May - Dec); 1822; 1823; 1824 (Jan - June & Aug - Dec); 1825 - 1826

 

1827 - 1832 (Pages 21 Dec 1832 to year end are bound in POS Gazette 1835);

1833 - 1834; 1835 - contains 21 Dec 1832 to year end; 1836 - 1838;

1839 (Feb to Dec); 1840; 1843 - 1846; 1854 - 1856; 1858; 1860 - 1868;

1870 - 1874; 1875 (April - Dec); 1876 - 1879; 1881 - 1888; 1890; 1892 - 1899

 

1841 - 1844; 1846; 1849

 

 

1846 - 1849; 1850 - 1853

 

1847 - 1848

 

1850 - 1853 (Also on microfilm); 1865 - 1869 (microfilm); 1870 - 1872;

1873 (microfilm only); 1874 - 1878; 1880 - 1896

San Fernando Gazette 1850 - 1896 (includes original hard copies & microfilm)

 

1851 - 1852 (In Palladium, 1854)

 

1853; 1854 (In Palladium, 1854)

 

1854; 1877 - 1878; 1880; 1882 - 1883

 

1854 (In Palladium, 1854); 1855; (See Trinidad Reporter 1855)

 

1855 (Also contains San Fernando Gazette 1855 & Trinidad Examiner 1855

 

1857

 

1857; 1859 - 1861; 1863

 

1860 (4 Jan - 29 Dec) - fair condition

 

 

1861 - 1863

 

1862 - 1868; 1870 - 1872; 1873 (Jan - Sept); 1874; 1876; 1881

 

1864 - 1865 (Located together); 1866 - 1867; 1868 (2 volumes); 1869;

1870 -1872; 1874 - 1878; 1880 - 1882; 1884 - 1885; 1887

 

1869

 

1870; 1872; 1874 - 1876

 

1870 - 1873; 1875 - 1878

 

1871 (June - Dec); 1872

 

1874; 1878; 1879 (In Palladium 1854); 1887

 

1875; 1879; 1882 (June - Dec); 1884 (Not in use)

 

1878; 1879; 1881 (In Palladium 1854); 1882 - 1883; 1887

 

1880 - 1888; 1890 - 1892

 

1883 (Aug - Dec); 1884

 

1884 - 1886; 1889 - 1891; 1892 (Aug - Dec); 1893 - 1896

 

1885 (In Palladium 1854); 1886 - 1888

 

1888 - 1891

 

 

1888 1 volume (6 May - 29 Dec) - fair condition

 

1890 - 1891; 1892 (Vol 1: Jan - June)

 

1891; 1892 (Jan - Aug)

 

1892 (28 Nov - 31 Dec); 1893 - 1896

 

1892 - 1899

 

1892; [1897 (May - June) IN ]

 

1893

 

1893; 1897

 

1894 (Dec 1894 - April 1895) - also contains

La Patria (1894), Mascot, Evening Gazette

 

1893

 

1893 - 1894

 

1894

 

1895

 

1896

 

1896 - 1898

 

1897 - 1898

 

1897 - 1898

 

1897 (Incl. La Patria, May - June 1897)

 

1898 - 1899

 

1898 (Jan - Feb)

 

1898 - 1914

 

1899

 

1899 - 1900

 

1899

 

1899

 

1899

 

 

 

 

 

 

1900 - 1917

 

1907 - 1911

 

1922 - 1938

 

 

1935-1987

 

1933 - 1940

 

1900 - 1956; 19?? - 1907 (Microfilm)

 

1917 - 19??; 1917 - 1950 (Microfilm)

 

 

 

 

1892

 

1933 - 1935

 

1938 - 1950 (1947 to 1950 appear to be missing)

 

1953 - 1956

 

1940's - 1992

 

 

See:

National Archives of Trinidad & Tobago

 

Newspapers at the West Indiana Library (UWI)

West Indiana Library, University of the West Indies

 

Newspapers at the British Library (Newspaper Library)

British Library (Main site: 96 Euston Road)

 

Newspapers at the National Archives, Kew, UK

National Archives, Kew, UK

 

Newspapers at the George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida

George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida

Note: George A. Smathers Libraries has a very good Caribbean and Latin American Newspaper Collection

on microfilm, which includes the Trinidad Royal Gazette.

 

Newspapers at the American Antiquarian Association

 

Additional Repositories for Trinidad & Tobago Newspapers in the USA

 

Newspapers on Microfilm: Proquest

 

For most people the Colonial Government official newspapers,

the Trinidad Royal Gazette and the Tobago Gazette (aka Government Gazette, Tobago)

are possibly more useful than the newspapers for family history research.

 

Tobago Gazette (National Archives of Trinidad & Tobago, Port of Spain)

Trinidad Royal Gazette (National Archives of Trinidad & Tobago, Port of Spain)

 

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